- 1. 【美】【口】小氣地花錢；一點一滴地消耗
Weekly repairs on my old Chevy were nickel-and-diming me to death. 每個星期修我那部雪佛蘭老爺車一點一滴地把我榨窮了。
- 1. 【美】【口】便宜的；瑣碎的；微末的
I had to make some nickel-and-dime repairs on my old Chevy. 我那輛雪佛蘭老爺車需要不少零零星星的修理。
... per tune). Cinema which charged 5 cents for admission. Nickel and Dime: Low cost, cheap, trivial. "Nickel and Dime Store...
...很明顯的答案是B 2.Ellen has seven dollars, four dimes and eight nickels. That is, she has ____ dollars. (A)7.48 (...
... more than a dollar a day! 他真是個道地的吝嗇鬼！他每天花不到一塊錢！ nickel-and-dime [片語] 小氣地花錢 He is all nickel-and-dime when it comes...